Thursday, January 28, 2010

I've Been Tagged! No, Not That Kind of Tagged...

I’ve been tagged by Rob at North Metro Photo. A simple question answer get to know you type of tagging. Hmmm... Interesting. Okay, I'll bite! :)

8 TV shows I watch on occasions. (In no order):

1. The Big Bang Theory
2. How I Met Your Mother
3. Californication
4. House M.D.
5. The Tudors
6. The Simpsons
7. South Park
8. Mad Men

8 Favorite places to eat and drink (In no order):

1. Home – LOVE to cook
2. Cosetta's
3. Culver's
4. Buffalo Bar & Grill
5. Dave & Buster's (Chuck E. Cheese for adults!)
6. Mongos
7. Punch Pizza - Best Pizza Ever
8. Don's Cafe (Morris, MN)

8 Things I look forward to (In no order):

1. Baseball (Twins) season
2. Hockey (Wild) season
3. Photo hikes
4. "Friends' Weekend" at Cross Lake
5. Summer in general (And Winter when it's summer)
6. Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland
7. Dinner (What can I say, I love food!)
8. Finishing off my student loans

8 Things I love about winter (In no order):

1. Snow
2. It's uncomfortably cold instead of uncomfortably hot
3. Downhill skiing
4. Hot Alcoholic Drinks
5. Soups & Stews
6. Orion constellation (Doh, had to steal from Rob)
7. Moon Halos / Coronas (Want to snap more of these with the new camera)
8. Crazy Frost and Ice Formations

8 Things on my wish list (In no order):

1. A mortgage (and a house and yard to go with it)
2. A vacation exploring Great Britain
3. Another vacation in the Mediterranean
4. My own copy of the new PhotoShop
5. Own & Run a Restaurant (just for a while!)
6. A second Bachelors Degree in either poli-sci, communications or journalism
7. To be published in book form (Not a periodical)
8. A 1960sish Ford Mustang. Yeah, that's the ticket.

8 Things I am passionate about:

1. My Boyfriend
2. Our Pets (3 cats, 2 dogs, 1 parrot)
3. Our many and varied friends
4. My family
5. Writing
6. Photography
7. Justice
8. Truth / Honesty

8 Things I have learned from the past (In no order):

1. Empathy
2. Patience
3. Joy in simple things
4. Laughing is better than crying
5. Laughing until you cry is the best
6. Beauty is everywhere
7. Truly great friends are priceless
8. "Measure Twice, Cut Once."

8 Things I want/need (In no order):

1. Better Health & Dental Insurance
2. An espresso maker
3. Camera Filters & Lenses
4. A new tripod
5. External Hard Drive
6. Remote Car Starter
7. A DVR
8. A Margherita Punch Pizza

8 people I’d like to tag, in no particular order:

1. Kris - One Photo a Day
2. Mike - Twin Cities Photography
3. Courtney - This is Courtney
4. Kate - Visual St. Paul
5. slinger - Twin Cities Daily Photo
6. Diane - Just Roaming the Cities
7. Bob - Wood Stone Photography Blog
8. Norbert - Twin Cities Photo Shots

Shimmering Sea of Snow


  1. Hi Sam, I love your photo of the frost formations! Great post, it introduced me to some photo bloggers I hadn't seen before. I'm also looking forward to Alice in Wonderland - should be great. Thanks for the comments, love your work :)

  2. Thanks :) It was fun to be a part of this post chain-reaction! I love your photos too! Glad I could show you some new photo blogs, too! :)